Citizens also risk losing personal data that could be use for further attacks. Nee an intermeiary On March Visa and Mastercard stoppe cooperating with Russian banks in connection with the conduct of a special military operation of the Russian Feeration in Ukraine. Cards of creit organizations with these payment systems stoppe working abroad as well as when paying in foreign online stores and services. The desire of the Russians to try to circumvent these restrictions decide to take advantage of the scammers said Vladimir Ulyanov head of the Zecurion analytical center. The attackers advertise their services on social networks and instant messengers.
Pay money to solve other problems that have arisen
They promise citizens to make a payment in a foreign online store or pay for a foreign online service. Citizens are also offere to issue a Visa or Mastercard card which can be use to pay abroad. Advertising can lead either to the site of a pseudo-intermeiary or to his personal Hong Kong Phone Numbers List page he explaine. According to the expert then in order to receive the service the citizen nees to transfer money directly to the fraudster’s account and also provide him with the personal data require allegely for processing the plastic. However no service is actually provide. Izvestia got acquainte with the site where it is propose to open an account with a foreign bank and issue a virtual card for it.
Due to sanctions for example to overcome difficulties
The resource says that for this you nee to contact the intermeiary via Telegram and then pass an interview at a foreign creit organization via video link. This proceure costs thousand rubles according to the portal. On another site studie by Izvestia citizens are promise Business Lead to make a payment for using a foreign service (for example Dropbox Netflix or Steam). To do this you nee to leave a request via Telegram or WhatsApp (belongs to the recognize extremist organization Meta whose activities are prohibite on the territory of the Russian Feeration. – Izvestia) pay the invoice (consists of the subscription amount and the commission of the intermeiary) and wait hours during which the resource suppose to be paid.